Shorten Time

Rev. 12/05/14

MOTION TO SHORTEN TIME

 Overview:

This event is used to make a request of the court to shorten a deadline.  This event is not used to file a request for an expedited hearing.

AN ORDER FROM THE COURT IS REQUIRED PRIOR TO FILING A PLEADING WITH A SHORTENED DEADLINE. 

The filing should be accompanied by the Motion and Proposed Order.

AFTER an order from the court is signed approving a shortened deadline you may then:

  1.   Docket the Motion using the docket event Motion (Order entered shortening notice time); and
  2.   Depending on the Motion being filed, it may need to be accompanied by the Motion, Notice of Motion, Proposed Order and Certificate of Service.  Please review the appropriate filing instructions for requirements.

IF YOU ARE REQUESTING AN EXPEDITED HEARING PLEASE DO NOT USE THIS EVENT.SEE PROCEDURES FOR EXPEDITED HEARING REQUESTS

For order format, please see Proposed Orders

 

Codes, Rules and Forms:
 
Bankruptcy Code:
None
Bankruptcy Rule:
Local Rule:
None
Local Form:
None
 

 CM/ECF Event(s):

Motions/Applications, Motion (Order entered shortening notice time)
Motions/Applications, Shorten Time

 
I.     Noticing:

       None